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Jacksonville Jaguars offensive tackle Ben Bartch (78) celebrates as his team scored a touchdown against the Cleveland Browns during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

Jags have plenty to offer in search for new general manager

Nov. 30, 2020 4:19 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have arguably the most attractive general manager opening in the NFL. It might not be close, either. They have several building blocks in place, including pass rusher Josh Allen, linebacker Myles Jack, running back James Robinson and receiver DJ Chark....

FILE - In this Feb. 25, 2020, file photo, Jacksonville Jaguars general manager David Caldwell speaks during a news conference at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. The Jaguars fired Caldwell on Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, after the team’s 10th consecutive loss. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Jaguars fire GM Dave Caldwell following 10th straight loss

Nov. 29, 2020 7:16 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan considered firing general manager Dave Caldwell last year. He ultimately gave him a chance to show what he could do without personnel chief Tom Coughlin wreaking havoc on the salary cap and the locker room. Caldwell came up well short of the...

Jacksonville Jaguars running back James Robinson, left, leaps over Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Steven Nelson (22) as linebacker Olasunkanmi Adeniyi (92) comes in to help during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Matt Stamey)

Jaguars lock up another losing season, their 9th in 10 years

Nov. 23, 2020 2:28 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE. Fla (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars are guaranteed another losing season, their ninth in the past 10 years. The Jaguars (1-9) locked up their latest sub-.500 record with a 27-3 drubbing at the hands of unbeaten Pittsburgh on Sunday. It was Jacksonville’s ninth consecutive loss —...

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer walks off the field after an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, in Minneapolis. The Vikings won 34-20. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Cowboys up: Surging Vikes settle in at home for 3 straight

Nov. 19, 2020 8:28 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings stumbled into their bye with a 1-5 record, their previously fierce home-field advantage vanished as they faced a low-water mark of four games under the .500 mark for the first time in coach Mike Zimmer's seven seasons. There was no locker room rant, though, from a...

Pittsburgh Steelers inside linebacker Vince Williams (98) celebrates with nose tackle Tyson Alualu (94) after Williams sacked Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) for a 3-yard loss in the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

Revenge Tour: Jags face several former players down stretch

Nov. 18, 2020 5:17 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars are seeing former teammates nearly every week, so many down the stretch that it could be considered a Revenge Tour. It started last Sunday, when veteran tight end Marcedes Lewis, receiver Allen Lazard, running back Tyler Ervin and offensive coordinator...

Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) runs from Detroit Lions linebacker Reggie Ragland, right, during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Cook hasn't broken stride despite early stumble by Vikings

Nov. 9, 2020 7:00 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings stumbled through the first six games, looking like a team ripe for a teardown as they entered their bye week. Dalvin Cook never broke stride, and suddenly the Vikings have an opportunity to be running at a playoff race pace down the stretch. His show-stopping...

Colts begin challenging 4-game stretch by hosting Ravens

Nov. 5, 2020 11:38 AM EST

BALTIMORE (5-2) at INDIANAPOLIS (5-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Ravens by 3 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Ravens 3-3-1; Colts 4-3 SERIES RECORD — Colts lead 10-5 LAST MEETING — Ravens beat Colts 23-16 on Dec. 23, 2017 in Baltimore LAST WEEK — Ravens lost to Steelers 28-24;...

Minnesota Vikings' Dalvin Cook breaks away for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

Cooking with Dalvin: Vikings ground game going strong

Nov. 2, 2020 7:50 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dalvin Cook showed up for his postgame interview in Green Bay wearing dark shades, an appropriately stylish look after the Minnesota star put his stamp on a 28-22 statement victory. With 30 carries for 163 yards, two catches for 63 yards and a career-high four touchdowns for the most by...

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams (17) runs with the ball as Packers running back Jamaal Williams (30) blocks Houston Texans safety Justin Reid (20) during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

Vikings' slide casts shadow over rematch with Packers

Oct. 29, 2020 7:13 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — When the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings faced off in the season’s opening weekend, it was billed as a showdown between NFC North’s two top contenders. The rematch Sunday has a different feel. Green Bay has shown its run to the NFC championship game last year ...

Steelers, Ravens renew rivalry in duel for 1st place

Oct. 29, 2020 1:29 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (6-0) at BALTIMORE (5-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Ravens by 3 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Steelers 5-1; Ravens 3-2-1 SERIES RECORD - Steelers lead 28-24 LAST MEETING - Ravens beat Steelers 28-10 on Dec. 29, 2019 at Baltimore LAST WEEK - Steelers beat Titans 27-24; Ravens had bye, beat...